The St Petersburg Ballet Theatre presents Her Name Was Carmen starring Irina Kolesnikova
World Premiere at the London Coliseum
5 performances ONLY 23, 25, 26, 27, 28 August 2016
After her visit last year with the St Petersburg Theatre and their thoroughly enjoyable performances of Swan Lake and La Bayadère, Irina Kolesnikova and the celebrated St Petersburg Ballet Theatre return to the London Coliseum to present the world premiere of Her Name Was Carmen from 23 – 28 August 2016.
Click here for Jim Pritchard’s review of Her Name Was Carmen on 25 August 2016.
Swansea International Festival 2016 – (30 September – 15 October 2016)
Swansea International Festival expands its programme for 2016 to present over 30 diverse events in 16 days. From the power of the immense Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra to the intimacy of the Brodsky Quartet and the exuberance of primary school children in creating their own interpretation of Roald Dahl’s work for Roald Dahl 100, there is something for the whole family to enjoy. Read more
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Visiting Orchestras Tour Switzerland 2016/2017
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